How to Build An Effective Social Media Strategy for Your Blog

Today is day 8 in our 31 day challenge and it’s a really important one that I know many of you will get your teeth into.

You’re going to do a social media audit on your blog to assess how your social media accounts are going and to plan a way forward to use them more effective.


You can listen to todays episode above or in iTunes or Stitcher (where we’d also LOVE to get your reviews on those platforms if you have a moment).

In this Episode

  • My confession with social media and how I’d let some of my social media accounts slip
  • Some suggestions for working out which social media accounts you should be focusing upon
  • Some suggested questions to ask yourself today about one of your social media accounts as you conduct your audit
  • The challenge to create an editorial calendar for your social media account
  • How making appointments with myself to make sure I implement what I plan

Tools mentioned in todays podcast include:

Further Reading

There are so many posts on the ProBlogger blog on the topic of social media but here are a few that you might like to check out:

And here’s a few others from other sites around the web

Tell us How Your Social Media Audit Went Today

I’d love to hear how you found todays challenge in comments below.

  • What social media accounts are you most active on?
  • How could you improve what you do with your social media accounts?
  • What’s one thing you’ll do differently with your social accounts going forward?

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